Residential Metal Roofing

Choosing a new roof for your home is a big decision and being well-informed is key to making the right choice for you and your family. As one of the fastest growing segments of home improvement, residential metal roofs offer more than just protection from high winds, rain, snow, and sun; they are energy-efficient, durable and long-lasting, fire resistant, and beautiful with a variety of styles and colors to choose from.

Below is more information about these features, as well as additional benefits of metal roofing and how they deliver lasting beauty that traditional wood or composition roofing materials can’t match.

Rustic Shingle Metal Roof - Buckskin Brown

Why Metal Roofing?

Choosing the right metal roof is critical, but even before that you must know why you’re choosing metal in the first place. So why are thousands of homeowners choosing metal each year?

Metal Roofing vs. Asphalt Shingles

Metal Roofing vs. Asphalt Shingles

Investment grade metal roofing is impervious to the elements that often destroy asphalt roofing materials. And it’s not just asphalt–metal roofing is superior over other materials as well.

Metal Roofing vs. Asphalt Shingles
Metal Roofing Styles and Colors

Types, Styles & Colors

One of the most unique things about metal roofing is the wide variety of options available. This affords consumers the opportunity to do their research and find the type, style and color that works best for them.

Metal Roofing Visualizer

Metal Roofing Visualizer

See what a metal roof could look like on your home, or browse through a library of example projects. Courtesy of our friends at Classic Metal Roofing Systems, we now offer this unique metal roofing visualizer web application.

Metal Roofing Visualizer
Rustic Shingle Metal Roof - Mustang Brown

Choosing a Contractor

Part of doing your due diligence as a responsible homeowner is asking the right questions of roofing contractors. We have a checklist to help guide you through what to ask to ensure you’re working with the best.

Installing a Metal Roof

Installing a Metal Roof

As is the case with any building material, metal roofing must be properly installed in order to be successful. We have information on the steps in the installation process that you should know about.

Installing a Metal Roof
Rustic Shingle Metal Roof - Oceanside Blue

More Questions Answered

You certainly have more questions and we encourage you to research and discover all you need to know. We’ve compiled a list of Frequently Asked Questions, as well as a variety of downloadable documents.

Work with American Metal Roofs of Michigan

Once you feel as though you have the information you need, or you just want to know more than what you read on the website, you can contact our team of qualified representatives to schedule a free home quote.